Notice of Public Hearings: Redetermination of the Boundaries of Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality

Notice is hereby given that in terms of Section 21 of the Local Government Municipal Demarcation Act, No 27 of 1998, read with Sections 24 and 25 of the Municipal Demarcation Act of 1998 and Section 2 of the Structures Act, 1998, Mangaung Metro will hold public hearings to present the decision of the Municipal Demarcation Board with a view to receive public inputs and comments therefore so as to inform the Municipality’s submission to the Board.

The Municipal Demarcation Board decision relates to the proposed changes to the outer boundaries of the Mangaung Metro as indicated herein below.


DEM308 In terms of Section 21 of the Local Government Municipal Demarcation Act, No 27 of 1998, the Municipal Demarcation Board has re-determined the municipal boundaries of Masilonyana Local Municipality (FS181), Lejweleputswa District Municipality (DC18) and Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality (MAN), by excluding various Farms including Ikgomotseng/ Soutpan community from the municipal areas of Masilonyana Local Municipality (FS181) and Lejweleputswa District Municipality (DC18) and by including it into the municipal area of Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality (MAN).

The public hearings will be held as follows:





13h00 27 August 2013 Thaba Nchu Mmabana Stadium
15h00 27 August 2013 Botshabelo Arena, Kaizer Sebothelo Stadium
13h00 29 August 2013 Mangaung Paradise Hall
16h00 29 August 2013 Bloemfontein City Hall

In addition to the public hearings indicated above, members of the public and interest groups are further advised that they can submit their representations and views direct to the Municipal Demarcation Board on or before the 16th September 2013.

For more information and enquiries please contact the Office of Speaker at 051- 405 8667/8643, or visit room 701, Bram Fischer Building, Bloemfontein.